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Common Name: Taupata, Looking Glass Plant Plant Family: Rubiaceae Plant Type: Hardy Shrub
An evergreen shrub from New Zealand with glossy, ovate green leaves and orange berries on mature plants from late summer to autumn. Grow in moist, well drained neutral to acidic soil in sun to part shade. Hardy to around minus 5 in sheltered, city or coastal gardens, protect from severe frost.
This is the parent of various cultivars with highly coloured leaves
POT SIZE/QUANTITY: 9 cmSeason of Interest: All year roundSun or Shade: Sun to Part ShadeHeight: medium (up to 6 feet)Minimum temperature: Hardy to minus 5 deg. CPosition/Situation: Sheltered, frost-free gardensEvergreen: Yes
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The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.